Great book unit to integrate comprehension and math. Easy and quick to prepare. Even on
Book unit for Alexander Who Used to be Rick Last Sunday
•What Happened to Alexander?
•Retelling Printable- With and without writing space
•The Journey of the Dollar Comprehension Activity
15 events happen in the story. Have students cut out the boxes and glue in order on the timeline paper, or use construction paper..
Use with Journey of a Dollar Comprehension activity
•To Spend or Save?
Students write about what they would do if someone they know gave them money.
One version has only writing.
One version has writing and students can also draw a picture.
•As Alexander I would…
Students decide the choices they would have made as Alexander. They also so the math and what they would end up with in the end
Designed for 3rd grade, but can be used at a lower or higher level depending on your students.